Month: February 2013

Bulldog 5K Race

Please join GHS/MS Athletic Departments this year and participate in the 3rd Annual Bulldog 5k Race. The Bulldog 5k has helped raise money for all the sports programs at Goochland High and Middle School the past few years. Please help the athletes continue their success in the future by participating in this years event.

WHAT: Bulldog 5k Race

WHEN: April 27, 2013 at 9 AM and Kids Fun Run at 8:30 AM (Rain or Shine)

WHERE: Goochland High/Middle School Complex

COST: $30 per participant and $10 for the Kids Fun Run

The event will be professionally timed by Commonwealth Timing. More information is provided on the

Bulldog 5K Brochure

Participants can sign up a few different ways:

Mail in the registration (3250 River Rd West, Goochland, VA 23063) – Attn Patrick Gordon

Drop off the registration at the school – Attn Patrick Gordon

Online through Race It

Thank you to the following sponsors:

ORC Grounds Management


Park’n Go

TKL World Class Cases

Virginia Artesian

Nadder Home Improvement

The Reid Family

We look forward to another great event this year.

Sports Tryouts

Girls Soccer and Track are CANCELED today.

Softball tryouts will be held in the gym today from 3:30 to 5:00, Pitchers and Catchers only.

Baseball tryouts will be in the gym at 5:00, parents can pick up their child(ren) at 6:15.

All tryouts will resume normal schedule tomorrow. Softball tryouts will be held at Hidden Rock Park for the rest of the week…….

Tryouts Start Today!

Spring Sports Tryouts Start today!

Be prepared for tryouts to last until 6:00 today. Rain is in the forecast for tomorrow, so we we utilize the time today as much as possible.

Spring Sports Tryouts

Middle School Spring Sports Tryouts will begin on Monday February 25th right after school. Girls Soccer tryouts will be held on the front field starting at 3:30. Baseball and Softball tryouts will be held at the County Recreation Fields located at the Old High School Complex. Students wishing to participate in Baseball and Softball will need to meet in the cafeteria and will be shuttled to the complex by bus. The bus will leave at 3:25….Be dressed and ready.

All tryouts will run from 3:30 to 5:30, make sure you tell your parents the appropriate place to pick you up………..

Girls soccer will be picked up at the front of GMS.

Softball and Baseball will be picked up in the parking lot between the baseball and softball fields near the Skate Park………..

In the event of inclement weather Tryouts may be postponed until conditions are better suited.

Congratulations to Nathan Adams!

Nathan Adams, a senior at GHS and a former GMS student, signed a National Letter of Intent today to continue his education and football career at Eastern Michigan University. Nathan has a GPA over a 4.0 and will seek a degree in Exercise Science. Nathan was a standout linebacker for the State Champion Goochland Bulldogs. He helped the Bulldogs to a 27-3 record, 2 trips to the championship game and 1 State Championship over the last 2 years. He did this while maintaining a stellar academic record. Way to go Nathan! Keep representing Goochland. We wish you well!

Athletic news

The Girls and Boys basketball teams will have there end of the season banquet on Friday at 6:30 pm in the GMS cafeteria.

Basketball players need to bring their cleaned uniform to Mr. Summit’s room.

Baseball conditioning starts today. It will be from 3:30 – 5:30 in the gms gym.

Girls Soccer conditioning starts Thursday. Soccer conditioning will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-5:30.

Baseball and Softball conditioning

Softball conditioning will be on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30 – 5:30.

Baseball conditioning will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 – 5:30.

Both will meet in the GMS gym.